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  •  Oddly enough (3+ / 0-)
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    ggrzw, cpresley, floydgrant

    Recess appointments were as rare back then as... filibusters.

    I'm sure that's just a coincidence.

    Filibuster reform now. No more Gentleman's agreements.

    by bear83 on Fri Jan 25, 2013 at 08:33:58 PM PST

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    •  It's a victory for the separation of powers (0+ / 0-)

      that pushes us even closer to the edge of a full-blown constitutional crisis over the unraveling of our seperation-of-powers-based constitutional system.

      At least there's an elegant irony to it.  

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